Author: Rohan Storey

The Warwick

Repost from 2016: A bit of American Georgian Revival in a #StKilda side street, off Fitzroy Street - which is one of the few places in #Melbourne where stylish #flats were built above shops - until then usually only the shopkeepers lived above the shop. Probably 1930s. Update : it’s 1932, Joseph Plottel (thanks to … Continue reading The Warwick

Development over CBD metro stations – Young & Jackson’s and City Square

Young & Jackson’s After they’ve finished the metro station entrance behind Young & Jacksons, the planning allows for a 10-12 storey building (up to the 40m height limit) wrapping right around (with a 6m gap next to the Nicholas Building). I’d much prefer we keep this view of old side walls intact, and allow just … Continue reading Development over CBD metro stations – Young & Jackson’s and City Square